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2014 NEA Annual Meeting and Representative Assembly (RA)

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    Delegates vote for all-minority, all-female, officer team to head nation's largest union.
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    In his speech, NEA Executive Director John Stocks championed student-centered leadership and the importance of having a “long game.”
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    NEA President Dennis Van Roekel delivered his final keynote speech with a passionate and stirring exhortation for educators to bring equity and excellence to our schools

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Sunday, July 6

7:00 am - 9:00 am State Delegation Meetings (HQ hotel for state delegations)
9:00 am - 12:00 n Non-Delegate Registration (Colorado Convention Center)
9:00 am - 3:00 pm Non-Profit Fundraising Activities (Colorado Convention Center)
9:00 am - 5:00 pm Credentials Committee Meeting (Colorado Convention Center, room 304)
9:30 am - 10:00 am Special Interest Caucus Meetings (Colorado Convention Center)
10:00 am - until completion Representative Assembly (Colorado Convention Center)
Lunch Break Special Interest Caucus Meetings (Colorado Convention Center)

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NPR Interviews NEA President Dennis Van Roekel on the 2014 NEA Annual Meeting

July 1, 2014

NPR Education Correspondent Eric Westervelt interviewed NEA President Dennis Van Roekel on July 1, 2014 about the NEA Annual Meeting, quoting Van Roekel on Common Core implementation and the need to involve teachers.

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